An estimated 5% of South Carolina residents recently reporting having used prescription painkillers such as Oxycontin or Oxycodone for nonmedical purposes in recent months. This recreational use of painkillers is the number one cause of opiate addiction in South Carolina and throughout the United States. South Carolina is also watching a rising heroin addiction epidemic that continues to create undue stress and havoc for those involved.
With more than 9 millions people abusing heroin around the world, there’s no denying that there is a serious need for treatment that is readily available, convenient and affordable to those in need. South Carolina residents are provide with a number of different treatment options to assist them in overcoming opiate dependence but Methadone is likely the most convenient, accessible and affordable. Despite the availability of professional, quality medical care, an estimated 3% of South Carolina residents still report that they need help and are not receiving it.
At Methadone Centers, you can find the treatment and help that you need to get sober. Our directory of methadone clinics in South Carolina and the many resource links provided here can provide you with the foundation and support needed to kick start your recovery. The following links offer additional information and helpful details regarding NA meetings that are taking place throughout South Carolina.